Big Bear Mining Corp. Announces the Addition of New Board Member, Geologist Mr. James G. Baughman.

Jun 03, 2010, 06:00 ET from Big Bear Mining Corp.

TEMPE, Ariz., June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Big Bear Mining Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: BGBR) announced today Mr. James G. Baughman has accepted a role as Director for the company. Mr. Baughman has worked as a geologist for more than 25 years in mining operations and mineral exploration projects for precious, base metals, and uranium.  Mr. Baughman has also provided corporate leadership and project management for a number of mining companies. Mr. Baughman was co-founder and President & CEO of High Plains Uranium Corp. (2004-2006) that completed a TSX IPO. High Plains Uranium was subsequently acquired by Energy Metals Corporation.  Mr. Baughman is currently assisting several private mining development companies and is on the Advisory Board of a Canadian exploration company.  Mr. Baughman received a Bachelor of Science degree in Geology from the University of Wyoming.  Mr. Baughman is a registered professional geologist in the state of Wyoming.

Big Bear President Steve Rix stated, "Part of building our emerging company is attracting talented leaders who are passionate, driven, and qualified. I am pleased to have Jim serving with us." Director John Glasscock added, "Jim is one of the most respected people in our field, a geologist first, but also completely capable in business leadership roles that will be necessary to take Big Bear to the next level."

About Big Bear Mining Corp.:

Big Bear Mining Corp. is a US based exploration and development company, focusing on the acquisition and development of gold and other precious commodity projects which demonstrate high probability for near term production. Big Bear is a fully reporting company quoted on the OTCBB under the symbol BGBR

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