SNS Silver Corp.

SNS Silver Corp.

September 16, 2008 17:58 ET

SNS Appoints David Greenway as President/CEO

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 16, 2008) - SNS Silver Corporation ("SNS" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:SNS) announces the resignation of Thomas F. Fudge Jr., and the appointment of David Greenway as President and Chief Executive Officer of SNS.

Effective September 15, 2008, Thomas F. Fudge, Jr., resigned as President, Chief Executive Officer and as a director. Mr. Fudge was quoted as stating, "I am very pleased with the progress made on the resource definition and mine rehabilitation at the Crescent Property this year. However, in light of current market conditions, I am stepping aside. I want to thank all of the hard working men and women at SNS, particularly those at the Crescent Property, for their efforts and dedication and I wish them and the Company the very best."

David Greenway stated, "On behalf of SNS and the board of directors, I would like to thank Tom for all his contributions to the company and wish Tom all the best in his new endeavours. Looking forward, we continue to have a strong team at the Crescent who is more than capable of completing the resource calculation expected in early 2009."

Silver Wheaton is our largest shareholder with 12%.

SNS Silver Corporation (TSX VENTURE:SNS) is an exploration company, whose primary asset is the100% owned Crescent Property, which hosts the historic Crescent Mine, located near Kellogg, Idaho. The Property is located in one of the largest silver districts in North America with over one billion ounces of silver produced. The property consists of 24 patented mining claims over approximately 350 acres, alongside 40 acres of surface rights. The Company currently has a comprehensive and well-funded drill program underway. Their main focus is on upper country core drilling on the Alhambra and South Veins, as well as restoration and extension of existing underground infrastructure.

Historical resource estimates quoted herein are based on data and reports obtained and prepared by previous operators. The Company has not completed the work necessary to independently verify the classification of the mineral resource estimates and is not treating the mineral resource estimates as National Instrument 43-101 defined resources verified by a qualified person. The historical estimates should not be relied upon. The Crescent Mine will require considerable further evaluation, which the Company's management and consultants are in the process of completing.

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept the responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this news release.

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