Pershimco Resources Inc.

Pershimco Resources Inc.

February 28, 2008 13:10 ET

Pershimco Hires Scott Wilson for the Courville Project

ROUYN-NORANDA, CANADA--(Marketwire - Feb. 28, 2008) - PERSHIMCO RESOURCES INC. (TSX VENTURE:PRO) (FRANKFURT:BIZ) is pleased to announce that Scott Wilson Roscoe Postle Associates Inc. (Scott Wilson RPA) has been hired by the Company to undertake a technical study on the Courville gold project.

The objective will be two-fold, the first will cover a thorough review of the technical data and metallurgy that will include the 14 000 tonne bulk sample extracted in 2004-2005 that gave 787 ounces of gold; the second phase will consist of a mineral resource estimate under a NI 43-101 technical report.

Scott Wilson RPA ( is a globally recognized leader in the exploration and mining industry and has worked on a large repertoire of majors and juniors in different metals. Scott Wilson RPA technical team at Courville will consist of senior geologists and geological engineers, mining engineers and metallurgist with wide ranging experience base in the mining industry bringing significant credibility to the Courville Project. Mr Daniel Lapointe, M.Sc., geo., will supervise the Courville Project for Pershimco.

The Courville gold project shows a mineralization characteristic similar to new trend in the Abitibi which is oriented towards large volume and low grade gold mineralization and deposits. Some examples are Osisko's (TSX VENTURE:OSK) Canadian-Malartic Project ( and Inmet Mining Corporation's Troilus mine (

The information contained in this news release has been reviewed and approved by Mr. Jean Lafleur, M. Sc., Geol., Director and Technical Advisor, at Pershimco. Both individuals are Qualified Persons under National Instrument 43-101 standards.

About Pershimco Resources Inc

Pershimco Resources Inc. is a Canadian based junior resource and exploration company trading under the symbol PRO on the TSX Venture Exchange and under the symbol BIZ on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. The Company holds 100% of several mining properties, including the Courville Gold Project, near the Val-d'Or Gold Mining Camp. The Company has a number of Mexican properties in the State of Chihuahua, Mexico, including the Cu-Zn-Au-Ag skarn Magistral Project and the Ag-Au La Bamba and San Miguel properties in the Cusi Mining District. Pershimco's strategy is to advance its exploration properties towards metal reserves and eventual production.

The TSX Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release. This news release may contain forward-looking statements that could reflect either party's objectives, estimates, expectations and the impact of either party's financial performance. By their very nature, these types of statements involve risks and uncertainty. Consequently, reality may differ materially from either party's projections or expectations.

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