Transition Metals Corp. Retains Leading Investor Relations Firm

Total Shares Outstanding: 14.0 MM
Fully Diluted:                    15.2 MM

TORONTO, May 18 /CNW/ - ransition Metals Corp. ("Transition Metals" or "the Company") announced today that it has retained The Equicom Group Inc. ("Equicom") to provide the Company with strategic investor relations services.

Equicom provides strategic communications services to approximately 120 public companies across a diverse range of industries. Under the terms of the agreement, Transition Metals will pay Equicom a monthly fee of $6,000 for select communication services.

Neither Equicom nor any of its principals have an ownership interest, directly or indirectly, in Transition Metals, nor has the Company granted Equicom or its principals any rights to acquire any such interests. Equicom is a wholly-owned subsidiary of TMX Group Inc.

About Transition Metals

Transition Metals is a private Company focused on the identification, exploration and development of new gold opportunities in established and emerging gold districts in Canada. The Company currently owns or controls an interest in five early stage gold exploration properties in Ontario and British Columbia. The Company is committed to building shareholder value through the identification and development of new low cost, high quality exploration projects while minimizing shareholder dilution through funding partnerships and revenue generating opportunities.

About The Equicom Group Inc.

Equicom, a wholly-owned subsidiary of TMX Group Inc., is a leading Canadian provider of investor relations and strategic corporate communications services. With proven expertise in developing and executing highly effective strategic communications programs, and an extensive network of investment community contacts, Equicom specializes in helping clients achieve their capital markets objectives. Equicom offers a comprehensive suite of services including: investor relations, media relations, annual report production, multimedia and web design, web casting, live event management and corporate branding. Equicom is headquartered in Toronto, with offices in Montreal, Calgary, and San Diego, CA. For further information, please visit www.equicomgroup.com.

SOURCE Transition Metals Corp.

For further information:

Transition Metals Corp
Scott McLean
President & CEO
705-669-0590
www.transitionmetalscorp.com

The Equicom Group Inc.
Patrick Piette
Mining Group
(416) 815-0700 - extension 267
www.equicomgroup.com


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