Rocky Mountain Resources Corp.

Rocky Mountain Resources Corp.

March 12, 2008 09:30 ET

Rocky Mountain Resources Appoints Thomas J. DeMull as President and CEO

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 12, 2008) - ROCKY MOUNTAIN RESOURCES CORP. (TSX VENTURE:RKY) is pleased to announce the appointment of Thomas DeMull as the Company's President, Chief Executive Officer and Director effective March 18, 2008. Since 1995 Mr. DeMull has been with Newmont Mining Corp. serving in a number of roles, most recently as both Process Area Manager and Technical Advisor to the Project Director for the Conga Project in northern Peru. Mr. Brian McAlister, who has served as the Company's President, will remain an active Director of the Company.

Mr. DeMull earned Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Metallurgical Engineering from Michigan Technological University, and is a Registered Professional Mine Engineer in both Arizona and Nevada. He has more than 30 years experience in the mining industry, holding positions in five different countries on four continents, which involved a range of responsibilities in management of mining operations and new projects development. Mr. DeMull managed the successful start-ups of three new metallurgical plants at the Sleeper, Denton-Rawhide, and Batu Hijau mines. During his career, Mr. DeMull has worked for both large and small mining companies, in operations, as well as on numerous development stage projects involving pre-feasibility and feasibility studies for mineral deposits located in the United States (Nevada and California), Indonesia, Australia and Peru.

"I've spent more than three decades operating mines and evaluating new projects around the world. I am confident that the Gibellini prospect, located near Eureka, Nevada, is a promising project that may quickly be developed into an operating and profitable mine," said Mr. DeMull. "I am keenly committed to employing my experience in new project development to build Rocky Mountain Resources into an operating company with Gibellini as the cornerstone."

"Tom DeMull is one of the foremost experts in mineral development and we are pleased to attract someone of his caliber to join our team," said Mr. McAlister. "Given his outstanding technical capabilities, business acumen and track record, Tom brings considerable breadth of expertise to all aspects of our business."

Rocky Mountain Resources is a precious and base metal exploration and development company focused on the development of new resources. Vanadium is a metal used in specialty steel and has shown significant increases in demand and pricing. Information on the Company and the projects are found at


Brian McAlister, President

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