Portal Resources Ltd.

Portal Resources Ltd.

March 14, 2008 14:25 ET

Portal Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 14, 2008) - Portal Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:PDO) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Brown, C.A., as Chief Financial Officer of Portal Resources Ltd. Mr. Brown currently serves as a Director of Portal Resources.

Mark T. Brown, B.Comm, C.A., is the President of Pacific Opportunity Capital Ltd. Headquartered in Vancouver, B.C., Pacific Opportunity is a financial consulting and merchant banking firm active in venture capital markets in North America. Mr. Brown has assisted in the successful establishment of several private and public companies. His corporate activities include merger and acquisition transactions, financing, strategic corporate planning and corporate development. Prior to joining Pacific Opportunity, Mr. Brown's background included managing the financial departments of two TSE 300 companies: Miramar Mining Corp. and Eldorado Gold Ltd. Mr. Brown has a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of British Columbia and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1993 while working with PriceWaterhouseCoopers in Vancouver.

Christine West, Portal Resources' previous CFO and Controller, has left to pursue other interests. Portal wishes to thank Christine for her tremendous contributions and to wish her all the best in her endeavors.

Portal Resources Ltd. was founded in 2004 and is a natural resource company, based in Vancouver and focused on the exploration and development of high potential uranium, gold-silver and copper-gold projects in Argentina and the U.S.A. The company currently controls over 1,200 square miles of mineral rights in three primary project areas. A description of these projects, including maps and photographs can be viewed on the company's website at www.portalresources.net.


Bruce Winfield, President & CEO

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