Trilogy Metals Inc.

Trilogy Metals Inc.

August 25, 2006 17:45 ET

Trilogy Metals Inc.: Election of New Directors

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Aug. 25, 2006) - Trilogy Metals Inc. (NEX BOARD:TRG.H) announces that Joao daCosta has been appointed the president and chief executive officer of the company effective July 27, 2006. Mr. daCosta is also a director and the chief financial officer of the company.

Also, on July 27, 2006, the board of directors appointed Caitlin Jeffs as an additional director of the company to fill the one vacancy on the board of directors. Ms. Jeffs (30 years old) has been an independent geological consultant since May 2006. From January 2004 to May 2006 Ms. Jeffs was a project geologist for Placer Dome Canada's Musselwhite Mine working on mine site exploration and regional project evaluation. From February 2003 to December 2003, Ms. Jeffs was a Project Geologist for Apex Geoscience. Ms. Jeffs was a research assistant for the University of British Columbia Geology Department from May 2001 to May 2002. In November 2002, Ms. Jeffs obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Geology with Honours from the University of British Columbia.

The company's current board of directors consists of Joao daCosta, Gerry Diakow, and Caitlin Jeffs. Mr. daCosta has been a director of the company since 2004 while Mr. Diakow has been a director since 2001 and Ms. Jeffs has been a director since July 2006.

Management believes the company is now in full compliance with the TSX's policies. The company is now waiting for confirmation from the TSX that the trading halt will be lifted in a reasonably short period of time.


Joao daCosta, Director

This release has been neither approved nor disapproved by the TSX Venture Exchange.

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