Coltstar Announces Management and Board Changes

Vancouver, British Columbia CANADA, January 12, 2012 /FSC/ – Coltstar Ventures Inc.  (CTR – TSX Venture), is announcing the appointment of Garry Stock as President and CEO, to replace Damien Reynolds, who is stepping down to pursue other interests.  The Company thanks Mr. Reynolds for his efforts on behalf of Coltstar Ventures and wishes him success in his future endeavours.

Further changes include the appointment of Stephen Burega and Jon Lever to the board, and the resignation of Adrian Rollke from the board.  The Company also thanks Mr. Rollke for his efforts on behalf of Coltstar Ventures and wishes him success in his future endeavours.

Stephen Burega has over 13 years experience in communications and government relations, with Fortune 500 companies such as General Electric.  His experience spans Canadian and international projects.  Jon Lever is a Certified Management Accountant, with extensive experience in senior financial roles with private and public companies in multi-jurisdictional frameworks.

Coltstar Ventures is a mineral exploration company that is currently exploring for base and precious metals in Canada and Italy.

On behalf of the Board of Directors

“Garry Stock”
President and CEO of Coltstar Ventures Inc.

For further information please contact:

Stephen Burega
Telephone:  (604) 683-8236

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