Industrial Minerals appoints George Hawley as Technical Advisor

OTTAWA, CANADA–(eMediaWorld – Nov. 7, 2008) – Industrial Minerals Inc. (OTCBB:IDSM) has retained George Hawley as Technical Advisor to the Board of Directors and to assist RBC Dominion Capital Markets on its current financial advisory services mandate.

Mr. Hawley has nearly 40 years of experience in the characterization and processing of industrial minerals that meet the technical requirements of consumer industries – including mica, graphite and silica, which are specific to Industrial Mineral's Bissett Creek property. He has conducted projects for government agencies, mining companies in the USA, Canada, Europe, Japan, Australia and Africa, and has published over 50 papers on technical and marketing topics pertaining to industrial minerals products in addition to regularly presenting at global graphite and industrial mineral conferences worldwide….more at