Tumi Resources Limited - Tumi announces appointment of new President and CEO

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VANCOUVER, Jan. 30, 2013 /CNW/ - Tumi Resources Limited (the "Company") (TSXV: TM) (OTCPK: TUMIF) (Frankfurt: TUY).  The Company reports that its board of directors has accepted the resignation of Mr. David Henstridge as President and Chief Executive Officer.  Mr. Henstridge will remain a director of the Company.

Mr. Scott Emerson, a director of the Company, has been appointed as the new President and CEO.  Mr. Emerson brings to the Company extensive knowledge with over 26 years in the junior resource capital markets and has been a director and officer of a number of companies listed on Canadian stock exchanges.

The Company wishes to thank Mr. Henstridge for 13 years of leadership and dedication and look forward to a continued business relationship in his capacity as director of the Company.

On behalf of the Board,

"Scott Emerson"  
Scott Emerson, President & CEO

Forward Looking Statements This Company Press Release contains certain "forward-looking" statements and information relating to the Company that are based on the beliefs of the Company's management as well as assumptions made by and information currently available to the Company's management.  Such statements reflect the current risks, uncertainties and assumptions related to certain factors including, without limitations, competitive factors, general economic conditions, customer relations, relationships with vendors and strategic partners, the interest rate environment, governmental regulation and supervision, seasonality, technological change, changes in industry practices, and one-time events.  Should any one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or should any underlying assumptions prove incorrect, actual results may vary materially from those described herein.

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange, its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange), nor the Frankfurt Stock Exchange accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this news release.

SOURCE: Tumi Resources Limited

For further information:

Company Contact:
Scott Emerson at (604) 685-9316 or
Mariana Bermudez at (604) 699-0202
email: info@tumiresources.com 

website: www.tumiresources.com