San Anton announces new executive appointments


    OTTAWA, June 4 /CNW Telbec/ - San Anton Resource Corporation (SNN :TSX)
is pleased to announce the appointments of Rob Stewart as Vice President,
Development, Paul Chatigny CA as new Chief Financial Officer, and Christian
Del Valle, as Manager, Corporate Development.
    "We are very pleased with the depth and experience that the appointments
of Rob, Paul and Christian add to San Anton's management team," said
Gregory Bowes, President & CEO. "Rob completed the 43-101 on the San Anton
property and his decision to become part of the team that will take it through
development is a strong endorsement of the project's potential. Our objective
is to continue to add value by advancing Cerro del Gallo towards production,
expanding the size of Cerro del Gallo and drilling regional targets. We look
forward to the contribution of these gentlemen in achieving San Anton's goal
of becoming a producing company."
    Mr. Stewart is a geologist with over 18 years of worldwide experience in
the mining industry, primarily in the areas of project development, resource
evaluation, and mining geology. He holds a Bachelor of Applied Science in
Applied Geology, from Australia's Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology. He
was a consulting geologist with Golder Associates for the last 6 years and
previously held various operational and development roles with a number of
companies including Newcrest Mining. Mr. Stewart will play a key role in all
aspects of advancing the San Anton property through the feasibility study and
development stages.
    Paul Chatigny CA replaces Miles Nagamatsu as Chief Financial Officer.
Mr. Chatigny has over 15 years of financial experience, most recently as
Director of Finance for two Ottawa based high tech companies. He previously
served in progressively senior positions at Newbridge Networks including
Controller, Access Products Group. Mr. Chatigny holds a Bachelor of Commerce
degree from Carleton University as well as Chartered Accountant and CPA
    Mr. Del Valle has over five years of experience in market research,
communications and international business development and was previously with
a public, Ottawa based high tech company. He is fluent in Spanish and holds a
Bachelor degree in Business Administration from ITAM University in Mexico
City. In addition to corporate strategy, communications, and investor
relations responsibilities, Mr. Del Valle will also serve as a liaison between
head office and the exploration office in Guanajuato, Mexico.
    San Anton Resource Corporation is a new exploration and development
company that commenced trading Dec. 12, 2006 on the TSX. The Company's
principal asset is a 51% interest in the 237 km2 San Anton Property in Mexico
(Goldcorp 49%). The Property has only recently been subjected to modern
exploration techniques which has already lead to the identification of more
than 20 exploration targets including the Cerro del Gallo gold-silver-copper
deposit where a gold equivalent resource exceeding 10 million ounces has been
defined to date. The deposit remain open laterally and at depth and a US$9.7M
exploration program is currently underway.

    The Toronto Stock Exchange has neither approved nor disapproved the
contents of this press release. This News Release includes certain
"forward-looking statements". All statements other than statements of
historical fact included in this release, including, without limitation,
statements regarding potential mineralization and reserves, exploration
results, and future plans and objectives of San Anton are forward-looking
statements that involve various risks and uncertainties. There can be no
assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate and actual results
and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such
statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ
materially from the expectations of San Anton are detailed from time to time
in the filings made by San Anton with securities regulators.

For further information:

For further information: Gregory Bowes, President & CEO, (613) 729-9006;
Christian Del Valle, Manager, Corporate Development, (613) 729-9006; Renmark
Financial Communications Inc.: Barry Mire:; John
Boidman:, (514) 939-3989, Fax: (514) 939-3717,

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