Zincore Metals Inc.

Zincore Metals Inc.

July 02, 2008 19:00 ET

Zincore's Project Development Executive Resigns

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 2, 2008) - Zincore Metals Inc. (TSX:ZNC) ("Zincore" or "the Company") announces the departure of Greg McCunn, Vice President Project Development. Mr. McCunn has left to pursue an opportunity outside the project development field.

Zincore President and CEO Timo Jauristo said: "Greg made significant contributions toward advancing metallurgical studies and completing the positive pre-feasibility study at our Accha deposit in Peru. While we search for a new candidate to fill the position, our team on the ground in Peru will maintain an aggressive pace of development at our projects."

About Zincore

Zincore is a Vancouver-based mineral exploration and development company focused on zinc and base metal opportunities in Latin America. The Company's strategy is to become a leading, low-cost zinc producer by rapidly advancing its 100%-owned Accha-Yanque belt toward a development decision. Zincore holds 62,000 hectares of concessions in southern Peru and intends to pursue additional zinc opportunities elsewhere in Latin America. The Company's shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol ZNC.

Forward-looking Statements

Statements in this release that are forward looking are subject to various risks and uncertainties concerning the specific factors disclosed under the heading "Risk Factors" and elsewhere in the Annual Information Form of Zincore dated March 10, 2008 which is filed with Canadian securities regulatory authorities and available on SEDAR (www.sedar.com). Such information contained herein represents management's best judgment as of the date hereof based on information currently available. Zincore does not assume the obligation to update any forward-looking statements.

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