Oro Silver Resources Ltd.

Oro Silver Resources Ltd.

September 10, 2007 09:24 ET

Oro Silver Adds Management Capacity

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 10, 2007) - Oro Silver Resources Ltd. ("Oro Silver") (TSX VENTURE:OSR) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Rob Gardiner, P. Eng., as Director of Engineering. Mr. Gardiner brings a diverse engineering background to Oro Silver, which he will use to help expedite the metallurgical test programs and other procedures required to bring the company's projects to production.

Mr. Gardiner has over 13 years of experience in the mining and engineering industry. Prior to joining Oro Silver, he spent 3 years with Elk Valley Coal Corporation managing a range of projects, with budgets up to US$5 million. As Manager, Process Engineering, he oversaw the successful benchmarking of six operation plants with a combined capacity of 30 million tonnes annually, and negotiated a partnership for coal bed methane resource rights in southeast British Columbia.

Earlier in his career, Mr. Gardiner was the Manager, Quality Assurance and Customer Service at the world's largest capacity operation for the industrial mineral wollastonite; Minera NYO Pilares in Sonora, Mexico. Here he oversaw the implementation of ISO 9001 and 14001 and played a key role in the improvement of the market and operations.

Oro Silver plans to become a mid-tier silver producer through an aggressive acquisition and development plan focused on advanced-stage projects with known silver resources that exhibit potential for expansion. While becoming a major player in the Zacatecas silver district, Oro Silver will continue its growth through exploring and developing primary silver deposits in Mexico and North America.

On behalf of the board of directors,

Gregory M. Cox, President and CEO

This news release may contain forward-looking statements based on assumptions and judgments of management regarding future events or results. Such statements are subject to a variety of risks and uncertainties which could cause actual events or results to differ materially from those reflected in the forward-looking statements. Oro Silver disclaims any intention or obligation to revise or update such statements.

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

Contact Information

  • Oro Silver Resources Ltd.
    Vahid Eghtesad
    Investor Relations
    (604) 646-1594
    (604) 642-2411 (FAX)
    Website: www.orosilver.com