West Timmins Mining Inc.

West Timmins Mining Inc.

November 22, 2007 08:00 ET

West Timmins Appoints Manager, Investor Relations

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 22, 2007) - West Timmins Mining Inc. (TSX:WTM) announced today it has appointed Ms. Jordann Nettles as Manager, Investor Relations for the Company. Ms. Nettles will focus on shareholder relations and corporate communications for West Timmins and will supervise the implementation of a number of new marketing initiatives.

"We are very pleased to add Jordann to our growing team at West Timmins," said Darin Wagner, President & CEO. "With the expansion of our exploration activities in Canada and Mexico, five drills turning, and results from over 50 drill holes pending, we anticipate a steady flow of news over the next several months. Jordann will play a key role in disseminating news and providing our shareholders and the financial community with current information on the Company and its activities."

Ms. Nettles has experience working in the institutional and retail financial sectors and was most recently with Canaccord Capital Corp.

The Company also announces the Board of Directors has approved, subject to regulatory approval, the granting of an aggregate of 198,000 incentive stock options to employees of and consultants to the Company. These options may be exercised at a price of $1.20 per common share for a period of up to five years from the date of grant and are subject to the terms and conditions of the Company's stock option plan, approved by shareholders on August 29, 2006, and to the terms of individual employment and consulting agreements.

West Timmins would like to express its gratitude to Mr. Roy Lacey who has retired from his position as an advisor to the Company after a lengthy term of service; Mr. Lacey served as a director and advisor to the Company and its predecessor for almost 30 years.

About West Timmins Mining Inc. (www.westtimminsmining.com):

West Timmins Mining Inc. is focused on exploring and developing district scale gold and related base metal projects in North America. West Timmins Mining is the largest land holder in the West Timmins district, adjacent to the 70 million ounce Timmins Gold Camp in Ontario, Canada. West Timmins Mining Inc. is also active in the Sierra Madre gold belt in Mexico, home to the Company's Montana de Oro Project where drills are testing the La Dura polymetallic discoveries. West Timmins is based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada and trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol WTM.

On behalf of the Board of West Timmins Mining Inc.

Darin W. Wagner, President and Chief Executive Officer

For further detail on West Timmins Mining Inc. please refer to prior disclosure at www.SEDAR.com.

The securities described in this press release have not been and will not be registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or under any U.S. state securities laws, and such securities may not be offered or sold in the United States absent an exemption from such registration requirements.

This press release contains forward looking statements within the meaning of applicable Canadian and U.S. securities regulation, including statements regarding the future activities of the Company. Forward looking statements reflect the current beliefs and expectations of management and are identified by the use of words including "will", "anticipates", "expected to", "plans", and other similar words. Actual results may differ significantly. The achievement of the results expressed in forward looking statements is subject to a number of risks, including those described in the company's annual information form as filed with the Canadian securities regulators which are available at www.sedar.com. Investors are cautioned not to place undue reliance upon forward looking statements.

The TSX has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the accuracy or adequacy of this news release, which has been prepared by management.

Contact Information

  • West Timmins Mining Inc.
    Jordann Nettles
    Manager, Investor Relations
    (604) 685-8311 or Toll Free: 1-866-685-8311
    Website: www.westtimminsmining.com