SOURCE: Tara Gold Resources Corp.

May 14, 2008 09:30 ET

Tara Gold Appoints Ramiro Trevizo Ledezma to the Board of Directors

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwire - May 14, 2008) - Tara Gold Resources Corp. (PINKSHEETS: TRGD) (FRANKFURT: T8N) is pleased to announce that Ramiro Trevizo Ledezma has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Tara Gold Resources Corp. and Tara Minerals Corp. Ramiro has been instrumental in identifying, negotiating and acquiring projects for both companies. Ramiro currently manages Tara's Mexican subsidiaries.

Francis R. Biscan, Jr., CEO, stated, "Our strength is in recognizing value before others. This has been largely due to the relationships and efforts of Ramiro. He has earned his place on the Board and we value his strategic input towards building the strength of our Mexican portfolio."

Ramiro Trevizo commented, "All my energy and time goes into advancing our projects on the ground. With the recent addition of operational experience, I believe we will be able to further strengthen our management, accounting and project controls towards more efficient operations. Tara is ready to become a producer and I want to participate in its long term success."

Ramiro Trevizo has been the President and Sole Administrator of Corporacion Amermin, Tara Gold's 100% owned Mexican subsidiary. From 2003 to 2005, he was the President and Sole Administrator for Grupo Constructor del Desierto, S.A. de C.V., an engineering company. He was responsible for all state and national level bid proposals and project supervision. From 2002 to 2004, Ramiro was the Regional Manager for D&B Engineering, Inc. in Phoenix, AZ. Prior to this, he was a Project Manager with OSP Consultants in California. Ramiro is fluent in English and Spanish.

About Tara Gold Resources Corp.

Tara Gold Resources Corp. is a growth-oriented precious metals exploration and development company with existing production plants. It is management's objective to become a significant gold and precious metals producer by re-initiating and increasing production levels at La Currita, Lluvia de Oro and Picacho, and developing the San Miguel, La Millionaria, Las Minitas and Curcurpe projects in Mexico. We continue to acquire other advanced-stage projects and/or producing mines in one of the most prolific precious metal districts in the world. For more information, please visit the Company's web site at:

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