Starcore International Ventures Ltd.
TSX : SAM

Starcore International Ventures Ltd.

September 17, 2007 10:00 ET

Starcore Appoints Country Manager for Mexico

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 17, 2007) -

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Starcore International Ventures Ltd. (the "Company") (TSX:SAM) is pleased to announce that Arturo Prestamo Elizondo has joined the Company as Country Manager, with overall responsibility for the financial management of all of the Company's interests and activities in Mexico, including the San Martin Mine in Queretaro, recently purchased by Starcore from Luismin, S.A. de C.V., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Goldcorp Inc. Along with the responsibility of managing the financial aspects of the Company's activities in Mexico, Mr. Prestamo will be involved in the evaluation and acquisition of future projects.

Mr. Prestamo has a Certified Public Accountant Degree from the University of Monterrey (Mexico), a Masters in Business Degree from EGADE - I.T.E.S.M University, as well as an Executive Business Education program from IPADE Business School. Mr. Prestamo has also served at the Board level and was a member of various committees of several Mexican companies.

Mr. Prestamo has over 12 years of administrative, public accounting, and corporate finance experience with different public companies listed in Mexican and US financial markets, serving as manager and director of companies involved in diverse industries, including the mining industry. Prior to joining Starcore, he was Director of Planning and Investor Relations Officer of a large Mexican public company.

"We are very excited to have Arturo join the Starcore team," said Robert Eadie, President of Starcore. "His experience in both the private and public sectors, combined with his financial expertise, will be an invaluable asset to Starcore as the Company aggressively pursues other acquisitions in Mexico."

For more information on the Company visit our website at www.starcore.com.

ON BEHALF OF STARCORE INTERNATIONAL VENTURES LTD.

Robert Eadie, Chief Executive Officer and Director

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