VMS Ventures Inc.

VMS Ventures Inc.

May 15, 2008 15:48 ET

VMS Signs 10,000 Meter Drill Contract With Rodren Drilling Ltd.

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - May 15, 2008) - VMS Ventures Inc. (TSX VENTURE:VMS) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has signed a 10,000 meter drill contract with Rodren Drilling Ltd. to continue exploration and further its understanding of the deposit at the Discovery Zone at Reed Lake.

President, John Roozendaal states: "Rodren is a leading diamond drill company in Manitoba. Their work over the past six months has been consistent and professional through a challenging winter and we are pleased to secure two of their drills for the next 10,000 meters. Rodren's experience and competence in testing deep targets was another important factor in our decision to use them at this stage of our deposit development drill program."

The second Rodren drill is on the Reed Lake property and is about to begin testing the Discovery Zone eastern targets and will follow mineralization to depth.

All technical information in this release has been reviewed by the Qualified Person, Dr. George Gale, P.Eng. Samples are prepared and analyzed at TSL Laboratories in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan using ICP-MS and fire assay analytical methods.

VMS Ventures Inc. is focused primarily on acquiring, exploring and developing copper-zinc properties in the Flin Flon-Snow Lake VMS Belt. The Company also holds the largest land package considered prospective for nickel-copper mineralization at Lynn Lake, which is to date Canada's third largest nickel producing camp. The Company's project portfolio consists of the Snow Lake VMS project, the Lynn Lake Gabbros nickel-copper project, the Nickel Belt project, the South Bay nickel-copper-cobalt PGE property, and the Eden Lake Carbonatite Complex, Specialty Metals property. All VMS Ventures Inc. properties are located in the mining friendly province of Manitoba, Canada.


Rick Mark, CEO & Chair

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  • VMS Ventures Inc.
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    Website: www.vmsventures.com
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    Dale Paruk
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