Hornby Bay Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - September 14, 2017) - Hornby Bay Mineral Exploration Ltd. (TSXV: HBE) (the "Company") announces that Ms. Rebecca Hudson has resigned as Chief Financial Officer of the Company and Mr. Arvin Ramos has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of the Company in her stead.

Mr. Ramos holds a degree in commerce and is a member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario. Mr. Ramos has over 15 years of business experience, having supported a broad range of industries, including mining, technology and banking. During the same period, he has served as Chief Financial Officer of several junior mining companies.

The board of directors and management of the Company would like to extend their sincere gratitude to Ms. Hudson for her hard work and dedication to the Company and wish her all the best in her future endeavours.


Chris Irwin, Secretary
(416) 361-2516

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