Pershimco Resources Inc.
TSX VENTURE : PRO
FRANKFURT : BIZ

Pershimco Resources Inc.

February 21, 2008 10:30 ET

Pershimco Names Exploration Manager, Mexico

CHIHUAHUA, MEXICO--(Marketwire - Feb. 21, 2008) - Pershimco Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:PRO) (FSE:BIZ) is pleased to announce the appointment of Jorge Madrigal to the position of Exploration Manager (Mexico).

Mr. Madrigal, to be based in Pershimco's Chihuahua Office, will oversee all of the on-going exploration programs, evaluation of new opportunities and will focus on a rapid development of mineral resources for the Company. Mr. Madrigal has more than 30 years experience in mineral exploration work throughout Mexico. His experience includes grassroots exploration to advanced project work for a number of national and international exploration and mining companies. His well known leadership and decisional skills acquired over the years in World-Class exploration projects and development with companies such as Gammon Lake, Hochschild and Grupo Mexico will be a strong asset to Pershimco.

Mr. Alain Bureau, Interim-President and Chief Executive Officer at Pershimco states "With the significant exploration and development work we plan in the upcoming months, Pershimco will greatly benefit from Jorge's presence and expertise. Jorge's professionalism has been highly recognized throughout Mexico. Pershimco now counts on a strong multi-national Exploration team as it strives to discover and develop mineral resources in Mexico ".

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 copper, zinc, gold and silver skarn Magistral Project and the San Miguel / La Bamba (Ag-Zn) properties which are under option by Dia Bras Exploration. Pershimco's strategy is to advance its exploration properties towards ore reserves and eventual production. Please visit our web site at www.pershimco.ca

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