Puget Ventures Inc.

Puget Ventures Inc.

June 09, 2008 09:00 ET

Puget Ventures Inc. Announces Two Appointments to Its Board of Advisors

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - June 9, 2008) - PUGET VENTURES INC. (TSX VENTURE:PVS) is pleased to announce the appointment of two members to its Board of Advisors, Mr. James Dawson, P.Eng and Mr. Darin Wagner, P.Geo.

Mr. Dawson (M.Sc., P.Eng), is currently the President of Dawson Geological Consultants Ltd., and sits on the Board of Directors of both Minefinders Inc. and Kivalliq Energy Corporation. Over the past 36 years, he has examined, explored and evaluated a number of properties in Canada, the US and internationally, and participated in the discovery of a number of precious and base metals deposits, including the Blackdome Mine, the Frasergold and Taurus properties in British Columbia, and the Bighorn Mine in Arizona.

Mr. Wagner (M.Sc., P. Geo) brings over 20 years of exploration and development experience having spent several years with Cominco Ltd. as a member of its Project Development team where he was responsible for managing exploration and discovery activities throughout North and South America. He worked on the Duck Pond discovery in Newfoundland, which recently entered production. Mr. Wagner is currently President and CEO of a Vancouver-based public mineral exploration and development company.

"We are very pleased to add both James and Darin to our team," said Erin Airton, President. "They bring a wealth of directly applicable exploration and corporate experience to Puget Ventures as we embark upon on exploration of our Trout Bay property in Red Lake, Ontario and look to expand our project portfolio."

Puget Ventures Inc. is focussed on the acquisition and exploration of base metals properties in Ontario, Canada. Puget has recently completed the option of Trout Bay, a property owned by Red Lake Mines/Goldcorp Inc. in the Red Lake camp in North Western Ontario, with exploration expected to commence in Summer of 2008.

Statements contained in this news release that are not historical facts are forward-looking statements, which are subject to a number of known and unknown risks, uncertainness and other factors that may cause the actual results to differ materially from those anticipated in our forward looking statements. Although we believe that the expectations in our forward looking statements are reasonable, actual results may vary, and we cannot guarantee future results, levels of activity, performance or achievements.

The TSX Venture Exchange has neither approved nor disapproved the information contained herein.

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