Palladon Ventures Ltd.
TSX VENTURE : PLL
FRANKFURT : PV-1

Palladon Ventures Ltd.

March 18, 2009 16:59 ET

Palladon Announces Appointment of New Officers

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH--(Marketwire - March 18, 2009) - Palladon Ventures Ltd. ("Palladon" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:PLL)(FRANKFURT:PV-1) is pleased to announce that Mr. John W. Cutler, a director of the Company, has been appointed as the Interim Chief Executive Officer of the Company.

The Company is also pleased to announce that Mr. Jeffery D. Clark, a director of the company, has been appointed as the Company's Interim Chief Financial Officer and that Mr. Leonard J. Sojka, a director of the Company, has been appointed as the Company's Interim Corporate Secretary.

The Company intends to hold a conference call with the Company's shareholders next week to provide a corporate update.

The Company also wishes to announce that Mr. Donald G. Foot, Jr. has resigned as a director, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company and that Ms. Annjanine Etzel has resigned as a director and Chief Financial Officer of the Company. The board wishes to express its thanks to Mr. Foot and Ms. Etzel for their contributions to the Company's development.

On Behalf of the Board of Directors,

John W. Cutler, Interim Chief Executive Officer and Director

About Palladon

Palladon Ventures Ltd. is a junior resource company focused on building production facilities at the Comstock/Mountain Lion iron mine in Iron County, Utah. Palladon also holds gold exploration projects in Nevada, Utah and Argentina.

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