Odyssey Resources Limited

Odyssey Resources Limited

March 03, 2005 14:01 ET

Odyssey Appoints New Vice President for Exploration


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FOR: ODYSSEY RESOURCES LIMITED

TSX VENTURE SYMBOL: ODX

MARCH 3, 2005 - 14:01 ET

Odyssey Appoints New Vice President for Exploration

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - March 03, 2005) - Avrom E. Howard,
President and CEO of Odyssey Resources Limited (TSX VENTURE:ODX) is
pleased to announce the appointment of Gregory B. Maynard, MSc, PGeo
(Arizona) as Vice President for Exploration. The Company is expanding
its technical management team in preparation for upcoming work at the
Tavsan Gold property in Turkey and the exploration program under way at
its large Copper-Silver project in Morocco.

Mr. Maynard is a knowledgeable, versatile and pragmatic minerals
exploration geologist with over twenty-five years international
experience in the mining industry. He obtained a Bachelor of Science
degree in Geology from Hamilton College in New York State, in 1978 and a
Masters of Science degree in Geology from Queen's University in
Kingston, Ontario, in 1983. Mr. Maynard is a Professional Geologist,
registered in the State of Arizona.

Mr. Maynard's brings a wealth of expertise and experience to Odyssey's
technical team, where he will take a leading role in advancing the
Company's exploration and projects in Morocco and Turkey. Mr. Howard
reports that the Company's board of directors has approved the issuance
to Mr. Maynard options of up to 100,000 common shares at an exercise
price of C $0.10 per share. These options are valid for a period of five
years from the date of issue and are subject to regulatory approval.

The statements made in this Press Release may contain forward-looking
statements that may involve a number of risks and uncertainties. Actual
events or results could differ materially from the Company's
expectations and projections. 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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