Orestone Mining Corp. (TSX Venture Exchange-Symbol: ORS) is pleased to announce that the Company has named Erika Vargas as Chief Financial Officer after Mr. Lorne Torhjelm resigned. Ms. Vargas has a bachelor in accounting from the Universidad Juarez del Estado de Durango and a MBA from the Universidad Iberoamericana. She has been the Senior Accountant for Portal Resources Ltd. since March 2008. Prior to working in the mining industry, Ms. Vargas worked for seven years as a Controller for Scovill Fasteners Mexico, a manufacturing company with operations in North America, Europe and China.

The Company would like to thank Mr. Lorne Torhjelm for his service as the CFO of the Company since inception and wish him well in his future endeavors.

Orestone Mining Corp. is a Canadian based company headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia that controls a portfolio of gold and gold-copper exploration projects totaling more than 700 square kilometers.

ON BEHALF OF ORESTONE MINING CORP.

David Hottman

President and CEO

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For further information contact: David Hottman or Mehran Bagherzadeh, Corp. Comm at 604-629-1929 | info@orestone.ca
750 - 625 Howe Street, Vancouver, BC V6C 2T6, Canada | Phone: 604-629-1929 | Fax: 604-629-1930 | www.orestone.ca