Pershimco Resources Inc.
TSX VENTURE : PRO
FRANKFURT : BIZ

Pershimco Resources Inc.

October 07, 2010 10:50 ET

Pershimco Resources Inc./Addition To The Team: Dr. Michael Druecker, Ex BHP Minerals Country Manager

ROUYN-NORANDA, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Oct. 7, 2010) - Pershimco Resources Inc. (the "Corporation" or "Pershimco") (TSX VENTURE:PRO) (FRANKFURT:BIZ) is pleased to welcome Dr. Michael Druecker as an advisor and consultant to Pershimco for its projects in Latin America. Beginning in Q4 2010, Dr. Druecker will be focused on optimizing, implementing and supervising Pershimco's exploration program at Cerro Quema, its advanced gold-copper project in Panama.

Dr. Druecker has been involved in minerals exploration activities in Latin America for several decades and will add a unique level of experience to Pershimco's exploration and development programs. Dr. Druecker has spent most of his career participating in major projects involving gold and copper systems including high-sulphidation epithermal gold deposits. His past positions as Country Manager in Mexico for MIM Exploration Pty (later Xstrata) and most importantly Country Manager for Panama with BHP Minerals International Exploration is a perfect fit within Pershimco's growing exploration team.

Dr. Druecker is presently an independent consulting geologist with his company, Damien Consultants, and is a qualified person as defined by Canadian National Instrument 43-101.

Mr. Alain Bureau, President and CEO of Pershimco, underlines: "We are proud to welcome Dr. Druecker to the Pershimco team. His wealth of experience in the region, particularly his knowledge of high-sulphidation gold deposits, will allow us to reveal the full potential of Cerro Quema's multi-kilometric gold bearing trend. Michael brings his knowledge of Panama's geological potential and we're thrilled that he has agreed to join our team."

About Pershimco Resources Inc.

Pershimco Resources Inc. is a Canadian-based resource and exploration corporation listed on the TSX Venture Exchange (symbol PRO.V) and the Frankfurt Exchange (symbol BIZ). The Corporation holds several mining properties in Canada and South America, including the recently acquired Cerro Quema advanced project in Panama (100 % ownership) and the Courville Gold Project, near the Val-d'Or Gold Mining Camp. The Courville project covers a surface of 13,655 hectares or 136.5 km2. Pershimco's team and investors are the key to its success.

The Corporation's documents are available on www.sedar.com.

For more information, please visit the Corporation's website at www.pershimco.ca.

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