Evolving Gold Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

VANCOUVER, Dec. 23 /CNW/ - Evolving Gold Corp. (TSX: EVG) (FSE: EV7) (the "Company") announces that the Company has appointed Mr. Charles E. Jenkins, CGA, as its Chief Financial Officer.

Mr. Vitaly Melnikov, who has served as the Company's Chief Financial Officer since 2008 has left Evolving Gold to pursue other opportunities in the mining exploration and development sector.

"Evolving Gold wants to thank Mr. Melnikov for helping ensure that the Company successfully traversed the complex financial landscape of the past several years," comments Robert Barker, CEO. "We all wish him well in his future endeavors."

"Evolving Gold is pleased that it has been able to attract Mr. Charles Jenkins, CGA, to the position of Chief Financial Officer of the company," Mr. Barker continues. "Mr. Jenkins brings broad experience in accounting, banking, securities regulations and corporate finance, and has served as the Chief Financial Officer for a number of Vancouver mining exploration and development companies. We look forward to his contributions to the Evolving Gold team, as we continue exploration and move our gold projects forward in Wyoming and Nevada."

About Evolving Gold Corp.
Evolving Gold is focused on exploring its gold discovery at Rattlesnake Hills, Wyoming, an alkalic gold system, similar to the Cripple Creek gold district in Colorado, and on four gold properties in and adjacent to the productive Carlin district of northern Nevada, two of which are 100% controlled by Evolving Gold.

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On Behalf of the Board of Directors

"Robert Barker"
Robert Barker
CEO and Director

FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENTS: This press release contains forward-looking statements, which address future events and conditions, which are subject to various risks and uncertainties. The Company's actual results and financial position could differ materially from those anticipated in such forward-looking statements as a result of numerous factors, some of which may be beyond the Company's control. These factors include: results of exploration activities and development of mineral properties, fluctuations in the marketplace for the sale of minerals, the inability to implement corporate strategies, the ability to obtain financing, currency fluctuations, general market and industry conditions and other risks disclosed in the Company's filings with Canadian Securities Regulators.

Forward-looking statements are based on the expectations and opinions of the Company's management on the date the statements are made. The assumptions used in the preparation of such statements, although considered reasonable at the time of preparation, may prove to be imprecise and, as such, undue reliance should not be placed on forward-looking statements. The Company expressly disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law. We seek safe harbour.


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Tel: 778-331-2023

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