Orefinders Appoints Charles Beaudry as VP of Exploration and to its Board of Directors

TORONTO, June 14, 2017 /CNW/ - Orefinders Resources Inc. ("Orefinders" or the "Company") (TSX.V: ORX) is pleased to announce the appointment of Charles Beaudry as its Vice President of Exploration and to the company's Board of Directors.

"Charles is a top tier geologist, and Orefinders is fortunate to have him join our team. The Company had long wanted to recruit Charles, and I am very happy to now be able to announce his involvement. He is a true geoscientist whose career includes tenures with majors and juniors alike. His knowledge of the Abitibi and its precious metals and polymetallic deposits will improve the value of our company," said Stephen Stewart, Orefinders CEO.

About Mr. Charles Beaudry, M.Sc., P.Geo

Mr. Beaudry is a Professional Geologist with over 30 years experience in project generation, business development, exploration chemistry and hands-on project management. Charles previously held the position of General Manager of new business opportunities with IAMGOLD Corporation from 2008 until 2009, after having spent nearly 17 years in various capacities for Noranda-Falconbridge-Xstrata, including as country manager of Brazil from 1996 to 2001 and manager of the Frieda River Project from 2005 to 2006. Charles is also a past Director for the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada. He holds a Bachelors of Science in Geology from the University of Ottawa and a Masters of Geology from McGill University. Charles has broad expertise in metallogenic modelling, project generation, geochemistry, QAQC, statistics and Six Sigma quality improvement methodologies.

Management would also like to take this opportunity to announce the resignation of William Stone from the Company's Board of Directors. "Bill has been an important part of Orefinders team over the last two years. He recently accepted a full-time opportunity with a major mining company and accordingly was asked to resign from all other positions. We are grateful for Bill's contributions, and wish him well with his new position," continued Stephen Stewart, Orefinders CEO.

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release. Certain information in this press release may contain forward-looking statements. This information is based on current expectations that are subject to significant risks and uncertainties that are difficult to predict. Actual results might differ materially from results suggested in any forward-looking statements. Orefinders' assumes no obligation to update the forward-looking statements, or to update the reasons why actual results could differ from those reflected in the forward looking-statements unless and until required by securities laws applicable to Orefinders. Additional information identifying risks and uncertainties is contained in filings by Orefinders with Canadian securities regulators, which filings are available under Orefinders' profile at www.sedar.com.

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SOURCE Orefinders Resources Inc.

For further information: To speak to the Company directly, please contact: Stephen Stewart, Chief Executive Officer, Phone: 416.644.1567, Email: sstewart@orefinders.ca, www.orefinders.ca

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