VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA, September 14, 2010 - Millrock Resources Inc. (MRO - TSX:V) ("Millrock" or the "Company") today announced that is has appointed Dr. Adrienne Ross as Vice President Operations. With more than 15 years global experience in the mineral industry, Dr. Ross brings a combined exploration, mining, and research perspective to this newly created corporate position in Millrock. Dr. Ross will be responsible for technical and administrative oversight of the exploration projects Millrock operates on behalf of its joint venture partners.
Gregory Beischer, Millrock President & CEO, stated, "Adrienne Ross is a great addition to Millrock’s executive team. Dr. Ross’ contribution will ensure that as the Company grows, Millrock will continue to deliver excellent exploration programs. Her work will allow Vice President of Exploration Philip St. George to devote even more time to the crucial function of generating exploration projects to further expand the Company’s portfolio. Millrock has established itself as a sustainable, cash-flow positive, premier Project Generator exploration company focused on Alaska and Arizona. The addition of Dr. Ross fits well with the Company’s strategic growth plan and ultimately increases the chance that Millrock will make ore body discoveries."
Dr. Ross has worked for both junior and major exploration companies including Homestake and Placer Dome in Canada and Tanami Gold NL in Australia. She has also worked for the Geological Survey of Western Australia as a regional geoscientist.
Dr. Ross obtained her doctorate at the University of Western Australia and is noted for her thesis on the 6 million ounce Kanowna Belle Gold Deposit. The results of her research influenced exploration models in the area and she was commended for ending a ten-year controversy on the origin of the deposit. More recently, Dr. Ross worked with the Discovery Group, initially as a Senior Geologist for Committee Bay Resources, then later as Vice President Exploration for Cedar Mountain Exploration, before she was promoted to President of Cedar Mountain Exploration.
ABOUT MILLROCK RESOURCES INC. Millrock Resources Inc. is a premier Project Generator to the mining industry. In the search for world-class gold and copper deposits in mineral rich Alaska and Arizona, Millrock identifies, packages and operates large-scale projects for joint venture, thereby exposing its shareholders to the benefits of mineral discovery without the financial risk and attendant shareholder dilution. Millrock currently has eight active exploration projects in Alaska, and three porphyry copper projects in Arizona. Its joint venture partners, underwriting some $5.5 million of exploration in 2010, include some of the leading names in the mining industry: Kinross, Teck, Vale, Inmet and Altius.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD "Gregory Beischer” Gregory Beischer, President & CEO
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Gregory A. Beischer (604) 638-3164 Millrock Resources Inc. 750 World Trade Centre 999 Canada Place Vancouver, BC V6C 3E1
Some statements in this news release contain forward-looking information, including without limitation statements as the ability to confirm the presence of uranium deposits underlying the densely drilled areas of the property, the potential to expand resources by drilling, the forward-looking price of uranium, the potential for amenability to ISR mining, the ability to secure a funding partner for the project, the completion of the option to purchase some of the claims, and the ability to secure funding to carry out the planned exploration and development . These statements address future events and conditions and, as such, involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by the statements.
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