Pure Nickel Inc.
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Pure Nickel Inc.

September 04, 2007 10:45 ET

Pure Nickel Inc. Expands Exploration Team

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 4, 2007) - Pure Nickel Inc. (the "Company") (TSX:NIC)(OTCBB:PNCKF) is pleased to announce that coincident with growing its portfolio of highly prospective properties it has expanded its exploration team to include Mr. Phillip Mudry, Mr. Dallas Davis, Dr. Quentin Gall and the services of Mr. Paul Stacey. In order to effectively manage and maximize the potential of the properties the company has established three geographic regions each overseen by a Region Manager who will be responsible for ongoing exploration programs and evaluation of joint venture opportunities.

Mr. Phillip Mudry joins Pure Nickel as Manager, Central Region. Phillip is a Professional Geologist with over 30 years experience in mineral exploration and resource development. Prior to joining Pure Nickel, Phillip held the position of President and Director of Tanqueray Resources Ltd. Phillip was also Vice President of Exploration for Comaplex Minerals Corp. and led the teams to the discovery of two gold deposits in Nunavut Territory. More recently Phillip led the exploration team for Endako Mines of Thompson Creek Mining to explore for additional reserves to extend the life of the mine. Phillip brings a wealth of broad knowledge, discovery and management experience of junior mining companies to Pure Nickel. Phillip's responsibilities include William Lake, Manibridge, POV and Nuvilik properties along with shared responsibilities for Salt Chuck in Alaska.

Mr. Dallas Davis joins Pure Nickel as Manager, Eastern Region. Dallas is a professional geologist with over 40 years experience in mineral prospect evaluation, risk assessment, planning and execution of exploration programs. President of Dalmin Corporation since 1981, Dallas has served both private and public sector clients throughout Canada and abroad. Clients have included numerous public companies as well as the World Bank, CIDA, Natural Resources Canada, and the New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources. In addition to serving as a Director for several organizations, including the PDAC, Dallas has also authored 26 papers and publications on mineral exploration. Dallas is responsible for the Florence Lake, Harp Lake, SR1, HPM and Forgues properties as well as the East Hudson JV with SOQUEM.

Dr. Quentin Gall joins Pure Nickel as Land Manager responsible for property claim maintenance and communications with provincial and state authorities with respect to work commitments and yearly reports. Quentin brings 25 years of geological experience to the Company including previous exploration experience on the MAN property in Alaska.

Pure Nickel has retained Mr. Paul Stacey, President of MapIT, to provide GIS and data management services and support to all Pure Nickel exploration programs. Paul has over 10 years experience in the sector providing data services to both private and public sector clients. Primary responsibilities include compilation mapping, drill data management, and 3D modelling.

"We are very pleased to have attracted such diverse, experienced, and industry respected exploration geologists to the expanding Pure Nickel exploration group" said Dr. Larry Hulbert Chief Exploration Officer of Pure Nickel.

About Pure Nickel Inc.:

Pure Nickel is a mineral exploration Company with multiple, advanced nickel sulphide and PGE projects in Canada and Alaska. The Company's 2007 exploration program is underway on multiple properties and is fully funded.



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